Women Inc wants FM Sitharaman to increase Budget allocation for women, put 2019 reforms into action
Nahar Group's Manju Yagnik and Dr Aparajita Gogoi of C3 shared their Budget expectations for this year.
What I want from Budget 2020: Early and regular health screening for women who remain key stakeholders in India's $5 trillion goal
Over a steamin' hot cuppa: Meghan Markle visits Canada women's shelter to discuss issues affecting them
This is Duchess of Sussex's first pub...
An Olympic First: Cardboard beds for Tokyo Athletes Village
The bed frames in the Athletes Village at this year's Olympics will be made of cardboard. Sturdy cardboard.
#OscarsSoWhite: Women, actors of colour snubbed from Oscar noms; Academy faces massive backlash
Oscar nominations on Monday featured all male filmmakers in their directing category.
One of Uber’s most powerful women leaves to start a VC fund
Just 12% of startup investment firms in the U.S. have women in decision-making roles with the power to write checks.
Not hearing pleas to review Sabarimala verdict allowing entry to women: Supreme Court
A nine-judge Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde at the outset said that it will only deal with the issues referred to it by a five-judge bench on November 14 in the Sabarimala case, and asked the lawyers to convene a meeting on January 17 to decide on "re-framing" or adding additional issues to be deliberated upon by it.
SC 9-judge bench commences hearing on pleas on discrimination against women at religious places
The apex court had on November 14 asked a larger bench to re-examine various religious issues, including the entry of women into the Sabarimala Temple and mosques and the practice of female genital mutilation in the Dawoodi Bohra community.
Harmanpreet Kaur to lead India’s squad for ICC Women’s T20 WC
Mumbai, Jan 12 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Women on Sunday announced the 15-member squad for the upcoming ICC Wo...
No protests at Tokyo Olympics, demands IOC chief Bach
In a meeting of the IOC in Lausanne, Bach stressed the "importance" of a series of recently-adopted directives designed to clarify what is banned and the sanctions for those not respecting the ban, established under Rule 50 of the Olympic Charter.
West Bengal: Protest by Muslim women against CAA, NPR, NRC in Kolkata
Women staged a sit-in protest against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and proposed National Register of Citizens (NRC) at Park Circus Maidan...
Women architects from around the globe to share stories in Mumbai
Twenty years ago, when architect Brinda Somaya organised a conference in which women architects from India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Pakistan came together and spoke about their accomplishments.
Odisha to host first edition of Khelo India University Games
The event, to take place from 22 February to 1 March, 2020, was announced by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik along with union Minister for Human Resources and Development, Ramesh Pokhriyal, Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports, Kiren Rijiju and Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan.
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